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    Early Silent Films Made in Ireland On Show

    The period between the years of 1910 and 1915 saw the production of the first fiction films to be made in Ireland. Now, nine of these films are on show at the Douglas Hyde Gallery in Dublin’s Trinity College. They have turned one of their galleries into a mini movie theatre where the films will be running continuously for people just to pop in and watch maybe one of them.

    Professor Kevin Rockett of the School of Drama, Film and Music is the project director and he joins Evelyn in studio

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    Sacha Puttnam

    David Puttnam's son, the pianist and composer Sacha Puttnam, has recorded an album of the music from some of his father's great films called 'Puttnam Plays Puttnam'

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    "Four Weddings and a Funeral" is 20 Years Old

    Back in 1994, a British film called 'Four Weddings and a Funeral' was released on the big screen. With a budget of just a couple of million pounds sterling, this story of a bumbling bachelor trying to find love went on to break box office records

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    Film reviews

    Ruth Barton and Gavin Burke review "Welcome To New York", "God's Pocket" and "The Inbetweeners 2"

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    Jacqueline Bisset

    actress Jacqueline Bisset talks about her career and starring opposite Gerard Depardieu in her latest film “Welcome To New York”

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    Brenda Fricker

    An interview with Oscar-winning Irish actress Brenda Fricker, recorded in front of a live audience at the recent Galway Film Fleadh

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    From small screen to big screen

    Chris Wasser on television programmes that make the transfer to the big screen – e.g. The Inbetweeners, Porridge, Mr Bean, Monty Python, The Fugitive, Star Trek

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    Film reviews

    Sorcha Kenny and Chris Wasser review "Guardians Of The Galaxy", "Mood Indigo" and "Step Up: All In"   

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    Film reviews

    Roe McDermott and Joe Griffin review "Joe", "Hercules" and "Who Is Dayani Cristal?"

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